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My Top Tips for Online ESL Teaching Success

  I really enjoyed my time as an online ESL teacher. My students were terrific, I liked the company I worked with, and (except for the odd occasion when my internet went down during class time, and pure panic crept in!) it was overall a positive, pleasant, and successful experience. While the global online ESL … Continue reading My Top Tips for Online ESL Teaching Success

Happy Easter from The Work From Home Aussie!

  Hi all, Just a quick Easter update for everyone. Things have been quiet here on the blog this week, on account of our home getting hit by the perfect storm of gastro and tonsillitis. It was an epic week, but we’re all fine, and will be back to pumping out blog posts next week. … Continue reading Happy Easter from The Work From Home Aussie!

Update: What’s Coming Up Next on The Blog?

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   So, we're a quarter of the way into 2019 already, and things have been hectic! There have been some important changes here at The Work From Home Aussie, and there's lots of great new content coming up soon too, so … Continue reading Update: What’s Coming Up Next on The Blog?

Interested in Working as a Home-Based Transcriptionist? Try This Test First.

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   As my regular readers already know, I run my own home-based transcription business. I love my work, and it's been a great career choice for me. I've tried to share as much as I can with my readers about how … Continue reading Interested in Working as a Home-Based Transcriptionist? Try This Test First.

Online ESL Companies that Hire Australians – Updated March 2019

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   I originally published this list in late 2018 (original post here), so it's certainly time for a 2019 update. Please be aware that this list is by no means complete, but it will give you a great starting point for … Continue reading Online ESL Companies that Hire Australians – Updated March 2019

Social Media Update: The Work From Home Aussie is Now on Facebook!

    Hi all, Just a super quick note to let you all know that our Facebook page is now live. All blog posts will be shared there, along with some job opportunities that won't be posted here, so be sure to head over to our page and like/follow, so that you don't miss anything. … Continue reading Social Media Update: The Work From Home Aussie is Now on Facebook!

Want to Work as a Virtual Assistant in 2019? Here’s Where to Start.

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   Back when I was first searching for home-based career options, 'Virtual Assistant' would pop up as a suggestion on every other blog post or list I read. I'd worked in some roles during my bricks and mortar career that had … Continue reading Want to Work as a Virtual Assistant in 2019? Here’s Where to Start.

Is the ‘Laptop Lifestyle’ Really all it’s Cracked Up to be?

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.    There are a lot of people trying to sell the 'laptop lifestyle' on social media these days. Individuals promoting remote business/work opportunities, or wanting you to visit their website/read their blog post about remote work almost invariably present imagery of … Continue reading Is the ‘Laptop Lifestyle’ Really all it’s Cracked Up to be?

Companies that Hire Australians to Work From Home

    This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   Hi All, I've been excited to write this particular post for a while now. While I've already shared lots of info about how I started my home-based transcription business, and also my time as on online ESL teacher … Continue reading Companies that Hire Australians to Work From Home

Work From Home Employee, or Home-Based Business Owner?

This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my Disclosure page for more information.   Hi All, So, this is just a quick post to touch on a topic that a lot of people really don't give enough thought to when they decide that they want to work from home, but one that is important … Continue reading Work From Home Employee, or Home-Based Business Owner?